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551. Bread of the World, in Mercy Broken

Text Information
First Line: Bread of the world, in mercy broken
Title: Bread of the World, in Mercy Broken
Author (st. 1): Reginald Heber
Author (st. 2-3): Francis Bland Tucker (1941)
Publication Date: 1985
Meter: D
Topic: Worldwide Communion
Source: Didache (c. 200) (st. 2-3)
Language: English
Notes: Stanza 1: Bread of the World, in Mercy Broken by Reginald Heber. Stanzas 2-3: Father, We Thank Thee Who Hast Planted by Francis Bland Tucker based on the <i>Didache</i>
Copyright: Stanza 2, 3 words used by permission of The Church Hymnal Corp.
Tune Information
Meter: D
Key: F Major
Source: Strasbourg Psalter, 1545; Genevan Psalter, 1551 (revised in)
Copyright: Harmonized by John Wilson, used by permission of Oxford University Press

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